I've come to the conclusion that complete freedom is unattainable.
If everybody was free to do whatever they wanted, many people would quickly try to enslave other people. It wouldn't necessarily be racially motivated. Many people would want to have as many slaves as possible. They wouldn't necessarily care about the race of the potential slaves.
This would, of course, rob those people of ANY kind of freedom.
The end result would be, one way or another,
Hebrews 11:13, “All these people were still living by faith when they died. They did not receive the things promised; they only saw them and welcomed them from a distance, admitting that they were foreigners and strangers on earth”
Have you ever felt uncomfortable, out of place, like you just didn't belong? Perhaps you went somewhere in casual clothes, while everyone else was in more formal attire, and you felt rather conspicuous and out of it. Or maybe you
Mat 10:28 KJVAnd fear not them which kill the body, but are not able to kill the soul: but rather fear him which is able to destroy both soul and body in hell.
1Jn 4:18 KJV
There is no fear in love; but perfect love casteth out fear: because fear hath torment. He that feareth is not made perfect in love.
Fear.... That blinding emotion that has us bracing for the worst.... That thing which allowed satan to destroy everything God had given Job.... That dart that immobilizes
I turned in a paper today concerning the topic of Same-Sex Marriage. Here is the conclusion:
In conclusion, it is imperative that leadership throughout the Body of Christ educate their sheep about God’s institution of marriage in accordance with the scriptures and of the intention of God’s will for marriage. There is no redefining of the Word of God and thus, no redefining of the institution of marriage either. Those who are homosexual or lesbian should be loved as people and in the
For a very long time there has been a hidden idol in the church. We sacrifice women, children, homes, a person's sanity, and maybe even their faith on it. It's called marriage. I know, I know, God hates divorce!!!!! How many times have people heard this when they come to the church or other christians for counsel regarding their marriage? Can I let you in on a secret? It's not the first thing people want to hear when contemplating divorce. Most christians already know this. What I'd like to know
Updated Apr 27th 2012 at 12:09 PM by Lyndie